1 800 222 6872

Legends of the XX Century: Borodin; Gliere / Bolshoi Theater Quartet

Album Summary

>Borodin, Alexander : String Sextet in D minor (3rd & 4th movements lost)
>Borodin, Alexander : Scherzo for string quartet in D major (for collaborative "Les Vendredis," Book 2, no 3, and used in
>Glière, Reinhold : Quartet for Strings no 3 in D major, Op. 67
>Myaskovsky, Nikolay : Quartet for Strings no 9 in D minor, Op. 62
Ensemble Composers

Notes & Reviews:

A musical collection that arose in 1931, this group included musicians from the orchestra of the Bolshoi Theatre in the USSR. Among the participants were such outstanding representatives of Russian music as Isaac Zuk, Boris Weltman, and Svyatoslav Knushevitsky.



Reviews

There are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Login or Create an Account to write a review

Works Details

>Borodin, Alexander : String Sextet in D minor (3rd & 4th movements lost)
  • Ensemble: Bolshoi Theater Quartet
  • Running Time: 5 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Chamber Music
  • Written: 1860-1861

>Borodin, Alexander : Scherzo for string quartet in D major (for collaborative "Les Vendredis," Book 2, no 3, and used in
  • Running Time: 10 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Chamber Music
  • Written: 1882

>Reinhold Glière (Composer) (1875 - 1956) : Quartet for Strings no 3 in D major, Op. 67
  • Running Time: 23 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic

>Myaskovsky, Nikolay : Quartet for Strings no 9 in D minor, Op. 62
  • Running Time: 24 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Chamber Music
  • Written: 1943